This could be the start of something big.
Each summer, as the doors of school buildings close, new doors can open for your child to experience something different. You’ve got plenty of options for summer camps to occupy his or her days, but this one is unlike any you’ve ever known. Camp Invention unlocks your child’s potential.
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Only at Camp Invention.
Camp Invention is the only nationally acclaimed summer enrichment day experience for children entering grades 1 – 6 led by local certified educators, with a great staff ratio of 1:8.
Our camp is truly one-of-a-kind – created with inspiration from the National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees.
These partnerships allow us to deliver an unrivaled non-profit program focused on creativity, innovation and the spirit of creative problem solving through invention.
Since 1990, we have enriched the lives of children just like yours at more than 1,200 sites in 49 states. Parents, educators and children rave about Camp Invention, giving us an amazing approval rating of more than 90%.
How does it work?
We’re building the future, one thinker at a time. Camp Invention runs for one action-packed week, typically Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Each day, campers work in teams as they rotate between four fun thematic modules. Each module brings new challenges to build upon what was learned the previous day. Just imagine what your child could experience:
- Collaborate to build prototypes, following the example of National Inventors Hall of Fame inductees.
- Upcycle and re-engineer with gears and gadgets, developing critical-thinking skills and creativity.
- Explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) enrichment, motivating a group to develop solutions to real-world problems.
By the end of one inspiring week, your child has gained confidence, friendships and essential 21st Century skills that will last a lifetime.